Gartner Archive

Internet of Things (IoT) and the Data Center

Internet of Things or IoT threatens to generate huge amount of data,and bring in new challenges related to model, security, management, and more that will transform the data center more

The cloud is here to stay

was the clear message of panelists in the Road Ahead session – Working in the Cloud: the business factors, drivers and values of the cloud” on the opening day of NILF 2010. Stephanie Moore, CMO, UST Global and former Forrester analyst explained how the drivers for cloud computing were similar to those that drove outsourcing. She also gave examples of opportunities for service providers in the cloud space- managed services, integration & customization opportunities and aggregation. William Bauman of CA said that cloud computing was a disruptive trend akin to the internet and earlier distrivuted computing. more